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$1,004.29 -$2.71 (-0.3%)

04:00 PM EST on 11/27/20

Markel Corp (NYSE:MKL)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

The Company markets and underwrites specialty insurance products and programs to a variety of niche markets and operates in three segments of the specialty insurance marketplace: the Excess and Surplus Lines, the Specialty Admitted and the London markets.

Current Price $1,004.29 Mkt Cap $13.8B
Open $1,004.00 P/E Ratio 30.78
Prev. Close $1,004.29 Div. (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Daily Range $991.19 - $1,011.69 Volume 32,257
52-Wk Range $710.52 - $1,347.64 Avg. Daily Vol. 53,896

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Top NYSE:MKL Bull/Bear Pitches

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KBOKSOFT (94.38)
Submitted February 26, 2020

You're gonna buy a share or two of MKL and you're gonna think "Why did I do that?" It's so BORING. It's like tuning into the golf channel when you're sober. It's like considering exfoliating. It's like wondering why 'M' and 'N' even need to be… More

srk85 (< 20)
Submitted May 07, 2009

Price multiple is too high compared to industry.

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Member Avatar Truth2Power (24.96) Submitted: 8/18/2020 5:06:35 PM : Outperform Start Price: $1,076.08 NYSE:MKL Score: -13.93

"Baby Berkshire" has seen its shares knocked down by COVID's effects on the insurance industry. Should recover.

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Member Avatar ERuger (82.53) Submitted: 7/19/2020 1:32:54 PM : Outperform Start Price: $954.00 NYSE:MKL Score: -7.87

Incredibly disciplined approach to the policy underwriting process that leads to a combined ratio in the mid nineties most years. Solid team running Markel Ventures, which I can only see becoming a larger and larger part of the business. They follow the Berkshire playbook to the letter and they implement in the best of ways. For a full write up click below.
https://temperedbull.com/a-boring-industry-with-exciting-potential/

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Member Avatar holdsteady (80.22) Submitted: 7/12/2020 3:33:07 PM : Outperform Start Price: $892.90 NYSE:MKL Score: -1.11

Trading near book value, excellent capital allocators. Need to be more selective in their stock purchases, becoming too much like SPY.

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

bigrats2000

bigrats2000 (96.56) Score: +101.51

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in MKL.

Top
Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
guycmcd11 50.85 1/20/2009 Underperform 3Y $294.01 +241.58% +339.08% +97.50 0 Comment
fisher665 83.04 2/6/2009 Underperform 1Y $290.99 +245.13% +336.12% +91.00 1 Comment
theresabb 70.67 10/30/2008 Underperform 3W $327.96 +206.22% +295.89% +89.67 0 Comment
laftree < 20 11/10/2008 Underperform 1Y $322.50 +211.41% +292.07% +80.66 1 Comment
johndimling 51.44 11/10/2008 Underperform 1Y $322.50 +211.41% +292.07% +80.66 1 Comment
hohk < 20 12/9/2008 Underperform 3M $301.06 +233.58% +309.27% +75.69 0 Comment
pandibear 52.40 11/5/2007 Underperform 1Y $554.05 +81.26% +154.62% +73.36 0 Comment
Bankwatcher1 26.76 10/7/2008 Underperform NS $338.50 +196.69% +263.16% +66.47 0 Comment
pontiglass 48.26 3/15/2007 Underperform 3M $471.52 +112.99% +176.07% +63.08 0 Comment
ozarksmart < 20 12/26/2006 Underperform 3W $475.02 +111.42% +174.13% +62.71 0 Comment

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